Troubled Aesthetics: Jewish Bodies in Post-Holocaust Film

  • Jessica Lang


This essay examines what it means, symbolically and aesthetically, for a Jewish body to survive in German film. This is done through considering the representation of survival through the visuality of three German films that roughly correlate to the period of the eyewitness, the period of the second generation, and the period of the third generation.


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  • Jessica Lang
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  1. 1.Baruch CollegeCity University of New YorkNew York CityUSA

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